3 days Uganda wildlife safari- Murchison falls national park

3 days Uganda wildlife safari : Take on this 3 days Uganda safari taking you to the largest national parks of Uganda that is the Murchison falls national park. Get to enjoy game drives, rhino sanctuary visit and a boat cruise on this safari.

Murchison falls national park is the largest national park of Uganda and is one of the parks you can enjoy the wildlife such as the Rothschild giraffes, the lions, leopards and a number of antelope species.

Trip highlights

  • Day 1: Leave Kampala for Murchison falls national park via Zziwa Rhino sanctuary
  • Day 2: Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise
  • Day 3: Transfer back to Entebbe/ Kampala

Trip description

Day 1: Leave Kampala for Murchison falls national park via Zziwa Rhino sanctuary

Once you are ready to start your safari, your driver guide will meet you at your communicated place of pick up and at the agreed time. You will be briefed on the expectations of this safari and set out on this 5 hour road transfer. You will drive to the Murchison falls national park and have an enroute visit at the Zziwa rhino sanctuary.

The Zziwa rhino sanctuary is a home to the endangered rhino species of Uganda. This is the only place you will get to see the rhinos in their wild habitat. You will have lunch and connect further to arrive at your hotel in Murchison falls national park.

3 days Uganda wildlife safari
Zziwa Rhino Sanctuary

Hotel options in Murchison falls national park

  • Parkside Cottages for budget option
  • Pakuba Safari lodge for midrange option
  • Nile safari lodge for luxury option

Day 2: Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise

Right after having breakfast, you will connect with your driver guide who will be waiting for you to start the day. You will set out to the park for a game drive for a chance to spot the wildlife of Murchison falls national park. You will spot the Rothschild giraffe, the elephants, lions and the kobs among the wildlife of the park.

In the afternoon after lunch, you will connect for a launch cruise of the River Nile where you will get to enjoy the beautiful Murchison falls and also spot the aquatic life like the hippos and the crocodiles and also spot some bird species while on this boat trip. You will get back to your hotel for dinner and rest for the night.

Day 3: Transfer back to Entebbe/ Kampala

Right after breakfast, you will check out of your hotel and drive back to Entebbe or Kampala as you will advise. This is a 4 to 5  hour road transfer and you will have an enroute lunch and arrive back in Kampala in the evening hours. You will be dropped off at your advised location be hotel or airport in time for your next flight.

Trip quote to include

  • Full time safari vehicle with fuel
  • English speaking driver guide
  • Accommodation with meals as indicated
  • Activity permits
  • Park entrance fees
  • Airport pick up and drop off

Trip quote to exclude

  • International flights
  • Visa fees
  • Personal needs like insurance, laundry, tips, alcohol, tips
  • PCR Covid tests


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